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George M. Cohan Walking Tour

Saturday, July 2, 2011

11:00 AM-12:30 PM

Cost: $10/person

Tour departs from the George M. Cohan Plaza, corner of Wickenden and Governor Streets

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A 90-minute walking tour celebrating the Fox Point neighborhood and sites associated with the life and work of Broadway and film star George M. Cohan. Born in Providence to vaudeville performers, Cohan would become the “Father of Musical Comedy,” lauded for his innovative acting, directing, and playwriting, among other talents.  Cohan penned such perennial favorites as “Give My Regards to Broadway” and “Yankee Doodle Boy.”

For questions and reservations call Barbara Barnes at 401-273-7507 x62.